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Mug/ historical

Object Number: 
2002.1.3678
Date: 
1898-1910
Medium: 
Ceramic
Dimensions: 
4 1/4 x 3 1/2 in. diameter
Description: 
A beige ceramic beer mug with a color lithograph of a two mast steam powered battleship on the sea below and eagle flying with a banner in its beak that reads "Remember The Maine", all flanked by American flags. Below the scene is a caption "Battleship Maine Destroyed in Havana Harbor, Feb. 15, 1898".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group